UPCOMING PROGRAMS

July Adult Programs Calendar
Children (infant—entering grade 6) Summer Programs Calendar
Teen (entering grade 7—graduating 12) Summer Programs Calendar

Apr
23
Tue
StoryTime: TinyTots @ Crawford Room
Apr 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am

It’s never too early to introduce your baby or toddler to the wonderful world of books and reading. Together you will discover the joy of songs, finger plays, simple books and bouncing rhymes. The Natrona County Library’s StoryTime: TinyTots for babies and toddlers is held each Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. at the Main Library. In addition to being fun, free outings for children and families, TinyTots instills the joy of reading at a young age and helps prepare children for school. Call 577-READ for more information.

Writers’ Bloc @ Crawford Room
Apr 23 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The Natrona County Library’s Writers’ Bloc will meet on Tuesday, April 23 at 5:30 p.m. An inclusive writing group, writers of poetry, fiction, memoir, fan fiction, or anything else are invited to join us for an inspiring session of writing and discussion. Doors open at 5 p.m., so come a little early if you would like some time to write. Don’t forget to bring your notebooks, laptops, napkins, and anything else you may have jotted ideas on! Call 577-7323 for more information.

Apr
24
Wed
StoryTime @ Crawford Room
Apr 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am

The Natrona County Library’s StoryTime for children ages 3-5 is held each Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday at 10:30 a.m. at the Natrona County Library. In addition to being fun, free outings for children and families, StoryTime instills the joy of reading at a young age and helps prepare children for school. Call 577-READ for more information.

Stamped Copper Washer Bracelets @ Creation Station
Apr 24 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

The Natrona County Library is hosting a drop-in adult Creation Station program on Wednesday, April 24 from 1 to 3 p.m. Participants will learn how to make their own stamped copper washer bracelets. All supplies provided at no cost. The library’s Creation Station is a flexible, community, collaborative makerspace for individuals and small groups of all ages who can use STEAM-related supplies and equipment to bring their inventions and creations to life. Call 577-7323 for more information.

After School at the Library: Log Cabins @ Crawford Room
Apr 24 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The Natrona County Library is hosting a food and craft program for students in grades K-5 on Wednesday, April 24 at 4 p.m. Students will construct cabins from pretzel logs, cracker shingles, and peanut butter mortar. All supplies provided at no cost. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Apr
25
Thu
StoryTime @ Crawford Room
Apr 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am

The Natrona County Library’s StoryTime for children ages 3-5 is held each Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday at 10:30 a.m. at the Natrona County Library. In addition to being fun, free outings for children and families, StoryTime instills the joy of reading at a young age and helps prepare children for school. Call 577-READ for more information.

Matthew Shepard Screening and Discussion @ Crawford Room
Apr 25 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

The Natrona County Library, in partnership with Wyoming Equality, is screening “Matt Shepard Is a Friend of Mine” followed by a discussion on Thursday, April 25 at 6 p.m. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Apr
26
Fri
Windows 10 @ Crawford Room
Apr 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

The Natrona County Library will offer a Windows 10 class on Friday, April 26 at 10 a.m. Library staff will explain how to navigate Windows 10, including the Start menu, Action Center and more. Feel free to bring your Windows 10 device with you to follow along. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Leatherworking: Pattern Transfer and Basic Carving @ Creation Station
Apr 26 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

The Natrona County Library is hosting a drop-in adult Leatherworking class on Friday, April 26 from 1 to 4 p.m. in the Creation Station. Staff will provide an overview of pattern transfer and basic carving techniques. The Library’s Creation Station is a flexible, community, collaborative makerspace for individuals and small groups of all ages who can use STEAM-related supplies and equipment to bring their inventions and creations to life. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Apr
27
Sat
StoryTime @ Crawford Room
Apr 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am

The Natrona County Library’s StoryTime for children ages 3-5 is held each Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday at 10:30 a.m. at the Natrona County Library. In addition to being fun, free outings for children and families, StoryTime instills the joy of reading at a young age and helps prepare children for school. Call 577-READ for more information.

Family Crafternoon: Beaded Butterflies @ Crawford Room
Apr 27 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Parents, grandparents, caregivers, and their children are invited to make beaded butterflies to welcome in spring on Saturday, April 27 at 2 p.m. at the Natrona County Library. All supplies provided at no cost. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Apr
29
Mon
Tween Book Club @ Crawford Room
Apr 29 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The Natrona County Library’s Tween Book Club will meet on Monday, April 29 at 4 p.m. in the Crawford Room. Children in grades 4-6 will discuss “The Firefly Code” by Megan Frazer Blakemore. Please register in advance by calling 577-7323 or sign up when you stop by the Children’s Department to pick up a copy of this month’s book.

Apr
30
Tue
StoryTime: TinyTots @ Crawford Room
Apr 30 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am

It’s never too early to introduce your baby or toddler to the wonderful world of books and reading. Together you will discover the joy of songs, finger plays, simple books and bouncing rhymes. The Natrona County Library’s StoryTime: TinyTots for babies and toddlers is held each Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. at the Main Library. In addition to being fun, free outings for children and families, TinyTots instills the joy of reading at a young age and helps prepare children for school. Call 577-READ for more information.

Carvey: Easel Intro and Project @ Creation Station
Apr 30 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The Natrona County Library is hosting an adult Creation Station program on Thursday, April 30 at 5 p.m. Staff will provide an overview of the Carvey software, Easel, in the Tech Center followed by a demonstration of the Carvey in the Creation Station as well as answer any questions attendees may have. The library’s Creation Station is a flexible, community, collaborative makerspace for individuals and small groups of all ages who can use STEAM-related (science, technology, engineering, art, and mathematics) supplies and equipment to bring their inventions and creations to life. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Teen Book Club @ Metro Coffee Co.
Apr 30 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

A teen book club, sponsored by the Natrona County Library, will be held on Tuesday, April 30 at 6 p.m. at Metro Coffee Co. This month’s book is “The Wicked Deep” by Shea Ershaw. The group is open to teens in grades 9-12. Participants receive a free drink at Metro Coffee Co., courtesy of the Friends of the Library. To participate, pick up a copy of this month’s book in the Teen Zone. The Teen Book Club meets monthly and new members are always welcome. Call 577-7323 for more information.

May
1
Wed
Wednesday Writers @ First Floor
May 1 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

The Natrona County Library’s monthly Wednesday Writer’s group will meet on Wednesday, May 1 at 10 a.m. Open to all writers, from those just picking up a pencil through published authors, offering encouragement, inspiration, and motivation. Please join us for feedback, critiquing, and general discussion. If you’d like, bring some of your writing to share with the group. Call 577-7323 for more information.

StoryTime @ Crawford Room
May 1 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am

The Natrona County Library’s StoryTime for children ages 3-5 is held each Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday at 10:30 a.m. at the Natrona County Library. In addition to being fun, free outings for children and families, StoryTime instills the joy of reading at a young age and helps prepare children for school. Call 577-READ for more information.

After School at the Library: May Baskets @ Crawford Room
May 1 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The Natrona County Library will host a craft program for students in grades K-5 on Wednesday, May 1 at 4 p.m. Students will celebrate spring by making May baskets out of paper and ribbon. All supplies provided at no cost. Call 577-7323 for more information.

May
2
Thu
StoryTime @ Crawford Room
May 2 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am

The Natrona County Library’s StoryTime for children ages 3-5 is held each Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday at 10:30 a.m. at the Natrona County Library. In addition to being fun, free outings for children and families, StoryTime instills the joy of reading at a young age and helps prepare children for school. Call 577-READ for more information.

Casper Art Walk: Bunnies and Chicks @ Library
May 2 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Stop by the Natrona County Library anytime between 5 and 7 p.m. during the Casper Art Walk on Thursday, May 2 to make bunnies and chicks crafts. All supplies provided at no cost. Call 577-7323 for more information.

May
4
Sat
StoryTime @ Crawford Room
May 4 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am

The Natrona County Library’s StoryTime for children ages 3-5 is held each Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday at 10:30 a.m. at the Natrona County Library. In addition to being fun, free outings for children and families, StoryTime instills the joy of reading at a young age and helps prepare children for school. Call 577-READ for more information.

Mother’s and Father’s Day Cards Workshop @ Crawford Room
May 4 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Say thank you to the people in your life who helped shape the person you are today by making them a hand-made card. The Natrona County Library will host a Mother’s Day and Father’s Day Cards Workshop on Saturday, May 4 at 2 p.m. Taught by Kay Capps. Registration limited to 30 participants. Please sign up in advance for this free workshop by calling 577-7323.

May
6
Mon
Cricut Maker: Design Space Intro and Project @ Creation Station
May 6 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Learn about the Natrona County Library’s Cricut Maker on Monday, May 6 at 2 p.m. A staff member will provide an overview of the Cricut software, Design Space, followed by a small vinyl project. The Library’s Creation Station is a flexible, community, collaborative makerspace for individuals and small groups of all ages who can use STEAM-related (science, technology, engineering, art, and mathematics) supplies and equipment to bring their inventions and creations to life. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Tween Monday: Rubber Band Boats @ Crawford Room
May 6 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The Natrona County Library will host a craft program for students in grades 4-6 on Monday, May 6 at 4 p.m. Tweens will make rubber band boats using duct tape, cardboard, and rubber bands. All supplies provided at no cost. Call 577-7323 for more information.

May
7
Tue
StoryTime: TinyTots @ Crawford Room
May 7 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am

It’s never too early to introduce your baby or toddler to the wonderful world of books and reading. Together you will discover the joy of songs, finger plays, simple books and bouncing rhymes. The Natrona County Library’s StoryTime: TinyTots for babies and toddlers is held each Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. at the Main Library. In addition to being fun, free outings for children and families, TinyTots instills the joy of reading at a young age and helps prepare children for school. Call 577-READ for more information.

Never Too Old Book Club @ Frosted Tops
May 7 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

A discussion of young adult book “We Are Okay” by Nina LaCour will be held on Tuesday, May 7 at 6:30 p.m. at Frosted Tops. The Never Too Old Book Club, sponsored by the Natrona County Library, discusses young adult literature with adult appeal. The group is open to both teens and adults, with parent-teen pairs especially encouraged. Stop by the Library’s second floor desk to register and pick up a copy of this month’s book. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Reading the West Book Club @ Crawford Room
May 7 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

The Natrona County Library and Fort Caspar Museum’s monthly Reading the West Book Club will meet on Tuesday, May 7 at 6:30 p.m. at the Natrona County Library to discuss “Cattle Kingdom: The Hidden History of the Cowboy West” by Christopher Knowlton. Stop by the Library’s second floor desk to register and pick up a copy. Call 577-7323 for more information.

May
8
Wed
StoryTime @ Crawford Room
May 8 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am

The Natrona County Library’s StoryTime for children ages 3-5 is held each Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday at 10:30 a.m. at the Natrona County Library. In addition to being fun, free outings for children and families, StoryTime instills the joy of reading at a young age and helps prepare children for school. Call 577-READ for more information.

After School at the Library: Baby Shark! @ Crawford Room
May 8 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The Natrona County Library will host a craft program for students in grades K-5 on Wednesday, May 8 at 4 p.m. Staff will read a shark book while students dance the baby shark dance and make shark crafts. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Living Large in Carnivore Country @ Crawford Room
May 8 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The Natrona County Library is hosting a workshop to increase awareness and understanding of bears, mountain lions, and wolves on Wednesday, May 8 at 6 p.m. The Wyoming Game and Fish Department will share information and tools that participants can use to avoid dangerous encounters and prevent future conflicts. They will also discuss behavior and biology, safety and legal issues, what to do in an encounter situation, and how to reduce the likelihood of an unwanted encounter. Free and open to people of all ages and skill levels. Call 577-7323 for more information.